Mushroom, Radish, and Bibb Lettuce Salad with Avocado Dressing

This salad recipe is quick, easy, healthy, and uses homemade dressing
Mushroom, Radish, and Bibb Lettuce Salad with Avocado Dressing

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This salad recipe is quick, easy, healthy, and uses homemade dressing.

This recipe comes courtesy of Epicurious.

6
Servings
104
Calories Per Serving
Deliver Ingredients

Notes

Don't like mushrooms? Substitute cucumbers, like in the photo above.

Ingredients

For the dressing

  • Ripe California avocado
  • 2  Tablespoons  fresh lemon juice
  • 1/2  Teaspoon  Dijon mustard
  • 1/2  Teaspoon  sugar
  • 3/4  Teaspoons  salt
  • 2  Tablespoons  heavy cream
  • 1/4  Cup  packed fresh flat-leafed parsley leaves
  • 1/4  Cup  olive oil

For the salad

  • heads Bibb lettuce
  • 6  Ounces  mushrooms
  • 1  Cup  radishes
  • 1/4  Cup  packed fresh flat-leafed parsley leaves

Directions

For the dressing

Pit and peel avocado and mash enough to measure 1/4 cup.

In a blender, purée mashed avocado with remaining dressing ingredients until smooth.

For the salad

Discard any discolored lettuce leaves.

Separately cut mushrooms and radishes into thin slices.

In a small bowl, combine mushrooms and 2 tablespoons dressing and toss to coat.

Divide lettuce among 6 salad bowls or plates and top with mushrooms, radishes, and parsley.

Drizzle salads with some remaining dressing.

Nutritional Facts

Total Fat
10g
14%
Sugar
2g
2%
Saturated Fat
1g
4%
Cholesterol
3mg
1%
Carbohydrate, by difference
4g
3%
Protein
1g
2%
Vitamin A, RAE
44µg
6%
Vitamin C, total ascorbic acid
17mg
23%
Vitamin K (phylloquinone)
143µg
100%
Calcium, Ca
26mg
3%
Choline, total
4mg
1%
Fiber, total dietary
2g
8%
Fluoride, F
2µg
0%
Folate, total
26µg
7%
Iron, Fe
1mg
6%
Magnesium, Mg
14mg
4%
Niacin
1mg
7%
Pantothenic acid
1mg
20%
Phosphorus, P
49mg
7%
Selenium, Se
2µg
4%
Sodium, Na
30mg
2%
Water
74g
3%
Zinc, Zn
1mg
13%

Mushroom Shopping Tip

Look for vegetables that are firm and bright in color – avoid those that are wilted or have wrinkled skins, which are signs of age.

Mushroom Cooking Tip

Different vegetables have different cooking times – cook each type separately and then combine.